Recent ransomware attacks which impacted a number of hospitals in England are highlighting an important weakness in the healthcare industry. I want to take a moment to remind the healthcare industry… Read more
Monthly Archives: May 2017
For many applications running in today’s data centers, performance is impeded by I/O bottlenecks that slow the movement of data to and from the processor. While IT leaders understand the problem well, the solution has been elusive. Ideally, they would put more data into memory to close the data-to-processor gap, but that hasn’t been a …continue reading A New Breakthrough in Persistent Memory Gets Its First Public Demo
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This year’s SAPPHIRE NOW* conference reminds me of one of the keys to success for modern businesses: in this age of digital transformation, you need the right tools and technologies to gather and apply information at a rapid pace, well ahead of your competitors. For most businesses today, that means real-time insights and analytics to …continue reading Intel and SAP: Co-innovating to Drive Digital Transformation
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Although applications of blockchain technology are still nascent, all signs point to widespread adoption in the health and life sciences (HLS), for multiple uses. Blockchains offer so much ready-made, battle-tested capability — time stamps, ledgers, synchronized replication, immutability, non-repudiation, self-executing contracts — that one can hardly think of an HLS application unable to benefit. For …continue reading Healthcare: Blockchains Everywhere
Useful Packages and Modules (UPM) and MRAA Support for Android Things*
Sensors that provide data are the key to delivering the IoT promise. Now developers can take advantage of the UPM sensor… Read more
For Georgina Miranda, building a small business is like climbing a mountain — following switchbacks and taking one step at a time. Georgina Miranda is petite and soft spoken, well dressed and an urbanite. But beneath her quiet demeanor lives a relentless, adventure-seeking beast. Chugging oxygen from thin air, pushing through indescribable chafing and blisters … Continued
When it comes to digital transformation, talking the talk is one thing, walking the talk is another. Recently, SAP did just that—for itself and its customers—by migrating the database it used to run the SAP Business ByDesign* solution to the SAP HANA* platform in the cloud. That cloud migration affected SAP as an SAP Business …continue reading SAP Digitally Transforms Itself and Its Customers with a Cloud Migration Powered by Intel
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Intel has long been one of the world’s leading technology innovators. Over the past decade, Intel has invested billions in developing next-generation technologies that will improve the performance and functionality of modern smartphones and cellular communications. Intel is ready, willing, … Read more >
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In the last two decades, Intel has been working to close the digital divide and bring greater access to disenfranchised populations, provide greater resources to educators, and honor exemplary student achievement. In these same two decades, I have watched technology continue to … Read more >
Virtual reality technology delivers a taste of the vacation experience — without the hassle of traditional travel. Between flights, car rental, lodging and all the other expenses that pile on when taking a vacation, the increasing cost of travel is forcing many would-be travelers to choose another day at the office over the beach or theme park. … Continued
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Virtual Reality for Business: According to experts, business implications for commercial VR and AR broadens
I’ve been interested in the business uses of immersive technologies for over a decade. I’m NOT embarrassed to admit that I ran a global publication, ‘SLentrepreneur’, dedicated to the virtual world of Second Life. The digital magazine focused on the real-world, business uses of Second Life and explored how companies like IBM, KLM and dozens …continue reading Virtual Reality for Business: According to experts, business implications for commercial VR and AR broadens
How Many Clouds Can You Identify? Back in grammar school, you learned that there are three main types of clouds: Cirrus, Cumulus and Stratus. Fast forward to today, there are now five more types of clouds you need to commit … Read more >
Artificial intelligence helps farmers, doctors and rescue workers make a positive impact on society. Artificial intelligence (AI) powers many gadgets, like smartphones, smart thermostats and voice-activated virtual assistants that bring modern conveniences to daily life. Increasingly, AI is also being used to tackle critical social challenges. AI is a branch of computer science where machines can sense, learn, … Continued
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Today Google* released the fourth developer preview (DP4) of Android Things*, an operating system for developing connected, embedded devices. We are excited that DP4 now supports OpenGL* and WebView*… Read more
Live virtual reality makes its golf debut on the iconic 17th hole at Sawgrass. The 17th hole at The Players Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., is one of golf’s most notable holes – the sport’s Wrigley Field or Fenway Park. The small, quirky hole challenges and frustrates the sport’s best … Continued
Healthy Connections Studies and anecdotes alike proclaim that it is far healthier to have social connections. They point to benefits ranging from lower blood pressure to better mental acuity and even improved sleep patterns. But, personal associations aren’t the only … Read more >
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By Stephen Harper, Global Director, Environment and Energy Policy at Intel “Reports abound that President Trump will soon announce a decision re whether the United States will remain with the Paris Climate Accord, an international agreement we committed to in … Read more >
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Inspired by her talented mother and vibrant Indian culture, New York designer Swati Argade started a small business that brings sustainable fashions to the masses. Like many women who grow up in a tight-knit immigrant family, Swati Argade was destined to become a doctor, lawyer or engineer. Her parents urged her to find a stable, … Continued
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IoT, robotics, software-defined intelligence, Big Data, cloud and mobility are revolutionizing industries on a grand scale and optimizing productivity on an individual scale. These trends present a new wave of opportunity for technology providers. The Intel® Technology Provider program, along … Read more >
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